Kyocera G2GO M2000 and Laylo M1400 officially presented

Two new phones from Kyocera have been announced today at CTIA Wireless – the G2GO M2000 and Laylo M1400 – both of which are made for North America’s CDMA networks.

Coming to replace the Lingo M1000, Kyocera G2GO M2000 features a horizontal sliding QWERTY keyboard, music dedicated keys and accelerometer.

It will be marketed as an affordable messaging handset. Virgin Mobile USA will sell it starting this month, branded as Kyocera X-tc. Other carriers may also offer it, although there’s nothing official about this at the moment.


The rest of the phone’s features include:

  • 2.4-inch QVGA display
  • Bluetooth
  • MP3 player
  • Email and IM
  • Voice recognition
  • 1.3 MP camera
  • microSD card support, up to 8GB
  • Talk time: up to 250 minutes
  • Standby time: up to 200 hours
  • 113 x 52 x 17 mm
  • 120 grams

Kyocera Laylo M1400 is also a slider, but a vertical one sans a QWERTY keypad.


Its features include:

  • 2.2 inch QVGA display
  • Bluetooth
  • Speaker-independent voice recognition
  • VGA camera
  • Talk time: up to 200 minutes
  • Standby time: up to 200 hours
  • 94.7 x 46.7 x 17.0 mm
  • 90 grams

Kyocera didn’t say when and for what price the Laylo M1400 will be available.

Author: Stasys Bielinis

While I like to play with the latest gadgets, I am even more interested in broad technology trends. With mobile now taking over the world - following the latest technology news, looking for insights, sharing and discussing them with passionate audience - it's hard to imagine a better place for me to be. You can find me on Twitter as @UVStaska'

Share This Post On